Mary Downes

DOWNES – MARY MAGDALENE, aged 60, of Westmoreland, St. James, formerly of Fire Hill, Rock Hall, St. Thomas, died Tragically on Wednesday, July 12, 2017. Former Employee of Portvale Sugar Factory and Ellerslie Secondary School. Daughter of Lincoln Simmons and Violet Clarke. Mother of Richard, Charmain, Julia, Ruth and Kelvin Downes and the late Corey Downes. Sister of Harold and Angela Downes, Judith and Lana Clarke, Marcella Rice and David Daniel. Grandmother of Rhea, Ronico, Declan, D’Drean, Dante’, Justina, Barry, Arianne and Kelescia. Great Grandmother of 2. Aunt of Alexis, Jason, Stefan, Deyonte, Owana and Khieron. Great Aunt of 7. Cousin of many. Special Friend of Cynthia Forde M.P. Friend of many. Relative of the Taylor, Shepherd, Robinson, Cheltenham, Simmons, Davis, Browne, Small, Birch, Arthur, Watson and Richards families. The funeral leaves Lyndhurst Funeral Home, Passage Road, St. Michael on Friday, July 28, 2017, for St. Thomas Parish Church, where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 3:30 p.m. for the service and interment. Flowers may be sent to Lyndhurst Funeral Home no later than 11:00 a.m. on Friday. No mourning colours by special request.

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Jul 28 2017


3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

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  • Timezone: America/New_York
  • Date: Jul 28 2017
  • Time: 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
St. Thomas Parish Church


St. Thomas Parish Church
St. Thomas' Parish Church, Barbados

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Margaret Headley (TRBC) Margaret Headley (TRBC) wrote on February 14, 2018 at 10:02 am
The Richard's Family The Richard's Family wrote on February 14, 2018 at 10:02 am
Sincerest condolences. All members of our family who came into contact with Mary speaks of her direct but friendly & vibrant personality. We are sorry to have lost her so soon.
May the God who knows all things grant us the peace that passeth all understanding at this time.
Mary Greaves Mary Greaves wrote on February 14, 2018 at 10:01 am
i am sending condolence to the Downes family coming from the Greaves family
Maureen James Maureen James wrote on February 14, 2018 at 10:01 am
I have known Mary since my first visit to Barbados in 1981 she was a kind caring lovely lady and a very special friend. I will always remember our happy times together with much love. Rest in peace Mary x
Sonia Moore Sonia Moore wrote on February 14, 2018 at 10:00 am
Condolences to my family. May God comfort you all!

Love from Cousin Georgia Taylor, Mark Smith and Sonia Moore, USA
Sonia Moore Sonia Moore wrote on February 14, 2018 at 10:00 am
My condolences to my family. May God comfort you in this time of grief.
Funeral NoticePlease note that the funeral for Marcellus Louis is on Thursday, July 15th, 2021 at 2:00 PM
Topic: Grieving Differently with COVID 19In this Social Work Season 2021 of Love and Loss ... Sunday March 21 takes us to a place of 'Loss'

'Ubuntu' I am because We are standing on the foundation built by Social Worker Legends. Much of today is being built on COVID 19. It has caused much delayed grief, new funeral arrangements and new fears to enter a funeral home or to touch a loved one.

To take us through this COVID 19 Grieving differently is Mr. Peter Griffith, Funeral Director of Lyndhurst Funeral Home.

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This year has been a challenging year forcing us to adapt to life in the midst of a global pandemic.

We can say, we did it, we’ve made it!!
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